RUTHVEN -- Funeral service for Robert Lee Willems was held Tuesday, May 6, at Robert's Gazebo in Ruthven. Officiant was the Rev. Roger Maize, United Methodist Church, Ruthven.
Inurnment was in the Marcus Cemetery at Marcus. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home, Ruthven, was in charge of arrangements.
Robert Lee Willems, son of LeRoy and Velma V. (Dunn) Willems, was born April 25, 1942 in Marcus and graduated from Marcus High School. Following graduation, Bob attended the CE School of Commerce in Omaha, NE.
Bob made his home in Ruthven, where he had worked as a policeman for the cities of Ruthven and Dickens.
Bob passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 at his home in Ruthven, at the age of 72. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters; and one brother.
He is survived by his siblings and numerous nieces and nephews.
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